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WW1 Herefordshire war graves and war memorials

This is a list of war graves and the names of those on war memorials in the county. It can be searched by parish, name, rank or regiment. Jennifer Harrison who used data from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and other sources carried out the research.

What you can search for

You can search for the names of those in  CWGC graves, or listed on war memorials in a particular parish or you can find an individual, rank or regiment.

If you find any inaccuracies or can provide more information in the lists, please contact archives@herefordshire.gov.uk 

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Memorial information
First names WILLIAM
Surname JAY
Full name William Albert Jays
Rank Private
Regimental number 10194
Regiment Herefordshire Regiment attached 1st Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry
Date of deathMonday 9 August 1915
Age 22
Memorial location Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Additional information Son of Mrs. S. A. Kendall, of Yew Tree Cottage, The Downs, Bromyard
More information http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1616209/JAYS%2C%20WILLIAM%20ALBERT